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Francke, Gloria Niemeyer



  • Existence: 1922 - 2008

Biographical Information

Dr. Gloria Niemeyer Francke was born in Dillsboro, IN, on April 28, 1922. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from Purdue University in 1942 and her PharmD from the University of Cincinnati in 1971. Francke was an internationally known pharmacist, educator, author, and publisher. During her many years in the profession, Francke worked in various high-level administrative and editorial capacities and received numerous honors. She passed August 3, 2008.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Purdue University Customs and Traditions collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 151
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Customs and Traditions collection features, among other memorabilia, a tank scrap chain and padlock from 1913, a label from the first bottle of beer served to a Purdue student after the repeal of prohibition, numerous buttons and pins, including a hatpin with the Purdue seal from 1895 on it (third design), a Reamer's Club "R" from the early 1990s, a Purdue Murad cigarette silk, a 1902-1903 matriculation ticket signed by Purdue President Winthrop E. Stone, along with Junior...
Dates: 1877 - 2014; Other: Majority of material found within 1880 - 1940